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South University - Savannah Online Overview

South University - Savannah Online is a private for-profit institution situated in Savannah, Georgia. The location of South University - Savannah Online is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

What Is South University - Savannah Online Known For?

1,515 Full-Time Undergraduates
$22,256 Avg Cost After Aid
  • The doctor's degree is the highest degree offered at South University - Savannah Online.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 8% of the faculty were full-time.

South University - Savannah Online Rankings

South University - Savannah Online was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that South University - Savannah Online has received.

Notable Undergraduate Rankings for South University - Savannah Online

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Diversity 912

Where Is South University - Savannah Online?

Location of South University - Savannah Online

Contact details for South University - Savannah Online are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, GA 31406
Phone: 888-444-3404
Website: www.southuniversity.edu/online#location=Online%20Programs
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/southU/
Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/SouthU

How Do I Get Into South University - Savannah Online?

You can apply to South University - Savannah Online online at: www.southuniversity.edu/admissions/admission-info/applying

Since South University - Savannah Online has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford South University - Savannah Online?

79% Take Out Loans
11.6% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of South University - Savannah Online is $22,256. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At South University - Savannah Online, approximately 79% of students took out student loans averaging $8,948 a year. That adds up to $35,792 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at South University - Savannah Online is 11.6%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

South University - Savannah Online Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,515 Full-Time Undergraduates
81% Women
54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,056 undergraduate students at South University - Savannah Online, with 1,515 being full-time and 2,541 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  South University - Savannah Online

There are also 3,519 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,515 full-time undergraduates at South University - Savannah Online, 19% are male and 81% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  South University - Savannah Online

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of South University - Savannah Online students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of South University - Savannah Online Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 14
Black or African American 604
Hispanic or Latino 164
White 655
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 78

Geographic Diversity

Georgia students aren't the only ones who study at South University - Savannah Online. At this time, 42 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at South University - Savannah Online

6,904 Took All Classes Online
6,904 Took At Least One Class Online
-11.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 11 bachelor’s degree and 14 master’s degree programs available online at South University - Savannah Online. In 2017-2018, 6,904 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at South University - Savannah Online has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 3rd most popular in Georgia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of South University - Savannah Online

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at South University - Savannah Online was -11.9%. This is the #215 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at South University - Savannah Online regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at South University - Savannah Online ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Public Relations & Advertising #13
Theological & Ministerial Studies #24
Information Science #27
Health Sciences & Services #27
Legal Support Services #31
Theology & Religious Vocations #34
Public Health #34
Legal Professions #41
Communication & Journalism #46
Public Administration #51
General Psychology #60
Nursing #64
Psychology #70
Public Administration & Social Service #75
Accounting #93
Computer & Information Sciences #97
Criminal Justice & Corrections #101
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #106
Health & Medical Administrative Services #110
Business Administration & Management #140
Health Professions #144
Business, Management & Marketing #150

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

South University - Savannah Online Majors

In 2017-2018, South University - Savannah Online awarded 1,338 undergraduate degrees and 2,932 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s
Accounting 0 0 1 0
Business Administration & Management 0 82 59 6
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 42 14 0
General Psychology 0 31 0 0
Health & Medical Administrative Services 83 105 84 0
Health Sciences & Services 0 44 0 0
Human Resource Management 0 0 5 0
Information Science 0 36 19 0
Legal Support Services 3 2 0 0
Nursing 0 208 1,216 22
Public Administration 0 0 19 0
Public Health 0 30 10 0
Public Relations & Advertising 0 3 0 0
Theological & Ministerial Studies 0 0 0 11
Total 172 1,166 2,854 78

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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